Kira's Piano Studio

Kira's Piano Studio

5.0 (3)
3 hires on
25 years in business

About this pro

I have been teaching piano, vocal performance and theory for almost 30 years. My students range in age: young Children thru Adults from 4 to 70 y.o., beginners through advanced level. I concentrate on correct  technique, performance, sight-reading, knowledge of theory and musical history for advanced students.

My teaching style is flexible, I can combine Russian and American methods of piano school. I teach classical, pop music and jazz, depending on individual preference. I am very skilled, patient, dedicated teacher and inspire all my students to practice and play and sing to the best of their abilities.​

I enjoy to teach my students various skills and set achievable goals for them. And see them to achieve the goal and watch their progress is very satisfactory to everyone: myself, the student and the parents.

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Garfield, NJ 07026
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3 Reviews


  • Juan Capo'

    Kira is an excellent teacher. After years of searching for someone to help improve my technique, Kira has gone far and above my expectations. She completed a comprehensive assessment of my general musical skills. And afterward, for instance, Kira introduced a part of a skill and after I mastered it, she added the other parts incrementally until I became fairly proficient with its execution. Needless to say, Kira has all the other characteristics one would expect from a good teacher. She is punctual, organized, observant, presents criticism positively, and is always reasonably available. Thank you for connecting me with her.

  • Yuri Rosenthal

    Kira's professionalism and her experience teaching children.

  • Juan Alberto


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Figure out new students interests, types of music they like and to test any new student abilities and responses. 

What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I have 17 years of academic music education in Russia. and over 27 years of experience in teaching.

Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

I offer 3 different lengths of individual lessons: 30 min: $25, 45 min: $35 and 1 hour: $45 (pricing is in my studio lessons. Pricing for in student's home lessons will depend on traveling distance)

How did you get started teaching?

after completing 17 years of academic music education I worked in Russian Music school of arts for 9 years, and since 1998 was teaching students in New Jersey USA  

What types of students have you worked with?

Students with very different abilities and age group. I had students from age 3.5 years old to 70 Y.O

Describe a recent event you are fond of.

My students participate in yearly Recital, and competitions. Last annual recital was held on June 9 2018. 

What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

To find knowledgeable, patient and dedicated teacher